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Radford's Flame Shoulder
Ochropleura leucogaster
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Flame Shoulder
Ochropleura plecta

(Linnaeus, 1761) 2102 / 73.329

Norfolk status
Widespread and abundant.
Many habitats.
Resembles no other resident species.

Please also see, rare migrant - Radford's Flame Shoulder

Recorded in 68 (92%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1834.
Last Recorded in 2023.
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Flame Shoulder Ochropleura plecta - sub-species unimacula - Jon Clifton
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
18/11/2023127TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
11/10/2023127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
30/09/20231827TG33 - Bacton
22/09/2023127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
18/09/2023127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
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Forewing: 12-15mm.
Flight: Two generations April-June. July-Sept.
Foodplant:   Herbaceous plants
Red List: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
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